London Van Attack: Brave Imam Stopped Assault on Suspect

London Van Attack: Brave Imam Stopped Assault on Suspect

Imam Mohammed Mahmoud said he helped prevent a mob from assaulting the suspect who rammed a van into a group of Muslim worshippers.

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Indonesian Police Station Attacked by Suspected Militants

Authorities say two suspected militants have attacked police in western Indonesia, leaving an officer and an assailant dead.

Reporter seeks justice for 'white van' torture in Sri Lanka

The sight of a white van still haunts Poddala Jayantha, a Sri Lankan journalist exiled in the U.S. Eight years after he was abducted in his home country, he says he saw only a pair of hands pulling him inside the vehicle where he...

15 bodies found after landslide buries scores in China

Crews searching through the night in the rubble left by a landslide that buried a mountain village under tons of soil and rocks in southwestern China found 15 bodies, but more than 110 more people remained missing.

Egyptian President Agrees to Cede 2 Islands to Saudi Arabia

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ratified an agreement that cedes sovereignty over two Red Sea islands, brushing off widespread public criticism.

Turkey bans Istanbul Pride, organizers vow to march anyway

Turkish authorities announced Saturday they will not allow the Istanbul Pride march to take place on Sunday — the third year in a row the celebration has been banned. The move prompted criticism from rights groups and fears of...